Monday, February 21, 2011

Free Pattern - Sugar Spun Doily


The pastel colors remind me of sugar spun cotton candy and just right for a Spring and Easter accessory.  Hope you enjoy this little doily.

Size 4 steel hook
Crochet Thread Size 10
Doily Size - 6 inches





 Chain 6, join to 1st chain.
1. Chain 2, counts as 1st double crochet, 11 double crochet in ring (12 dc).
2. Chain 3, double crochet in same stitch as join, 2 double crochet in each stitch around, (24 dc).
3. Chain 2, *2 double crochet in next stitch, double crochet in next stitch* around, join. (36 dc).
4. Chain 2, double crochet in next stitch, *2 double crochet in next stitch, double crochet in next 2 stitches*
around, join. (48 dc)
5. Chain 3, double crochet in each of next 2 stitches, *2 double crochet in next stitch, double crochet in each of next 3 stitches* around, join. (60 dc)
6. Chain 1, single crochet in same chain as join, chain 5, *skip 2 stitches, 5 double crochet in next stitch (shell made), chain 5, skip 2 stitches, single crochet in next stitch, chain 5* around, join. (10 shells)
7. Slip stitch into space, chain 3, 4 double crochet in same space, *single crochet in 3rd stitch of shell, 5 double crochet in next space, chain 2, 5 double crochet in next space*
8. Chain 2, double crochet in each of next 10 stitches, *2 single crochet in space, double crochet in each of next 11 stitches* around, join.
9. Chain 2, double crochet in each stitch around, join.
10. Chain 5 (could as 1st single crochet and chain 4), *skip 2 stitches single crochet in next stitch, chain 4*
around, join.
11. Chain 5, single crochet in single crochet, *chain 4, single crochet in single crochet* around, join.
12. Chain 5, single crochet in single crochet, *chain 5, single crochet in single crochet* around, join.
Fasten Off. Block.



The doily will ruffle but will straighten out when blocked. 

16 comments:

  1. Pretty pattern. I hope to pick up my crochet hook once again some day.

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  2. Thank you! It's such fun to get a new pattern.

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  3. Beautiful thankyou so much..:))

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  4. How cheerful looking with those Easter eggs on top! Very sweet doily!

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  5. How lovely! Thanks for the pattern :)

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  6. So beautiful! Thanks so much for your kindness of sharing us such a lovely pattern!

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  7. Thank you so much for sharing this lovely pattern. My eyes aren't quite up to working with thread yet, so I made it with Patons Grace and a size E (3.5mm) hook. I haven't blocked it yet, but I have posted a photo on my blog.
    http://turtledovecoo.blogspot.com/2011/02/crochet-long-doily-from-crochet-galore.html
    Thanks again!

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  8. Cute little doily glor - thanks for sharing your pattern with us. :)

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  9. Perfect and set up sp pretty...

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  10. These doilies are just lovely! They remind me of crocheting lace doilies with my Polish great-grandmother years and years and years ago. Thanks for the memory!

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  11. These doilies are just lovely! They remind me of crocheting lace doilies with my Polish great-grandmother years and years and years ago. Thanks for the memory!

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  12. Thank you so much for the pattern for this lovely doily. I love all the things you make. :)

    Blessings always

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  13. Thank you!! These are beautiful.

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  14. HI GLOR
    THANKS SO MUCH FOR YOUR VISIT AND YOUR NICE COMMENT!
    SO PRETTY YOUR DOILIES. I LOVE IT. THANKS FOR SHARING YOUR WORK AND FOR THE PATTERN.
    HAVE NICE DAY
    HUGS
    MIVA

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  15. I think it's great that you highlighted the fact that blocking will get rid of the ruffle problem.

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